West Rand Astromony Club

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Rights Farm Star Party 6 – 8 May 2016

It is hot, the long golden savannah stands tall, militarily up-straight, sentinels of the Free State land. No breeze moves the silent windmills on the gently undulating slopes, over the little drift, up a hill, beyond a rocky mound. there the vehicles stop for that is... read more

6 February 2016: WRAC Star Party

Laurie Bentels Place: Weather Permitting Our star gazing venue, Laurie Bentels Place, is currently the best place closest to home for WRAC stargazing.That is, within the West Rand area. There are a few trees that only allow later viewing in the East, South and South... read more

27 January 2016 19h00: WRAC Monthly Meeting

Once a month, the last Wednesday of every month except December, WRAC (West Rand Astronomy Club) members gather at the Church Hall for a club meet. The meeting starts at 19:00 and it is all very relaxed and informal. We welcome all guests interested in astronomy to... read more